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Congregational Affirmation of Faith

Author: 
- Various
Date Given: 
June 27, 2009

Congregational Affirmation of Faith

I. The Word of God

We believe that the Bible is the Word of God, fully inspired and without error in the original manuscripts, written under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, and that it has supreme authority in all matters of faith and conduct.

II Timothy 3:16; II Peter 1:20,21; Mark 13:31; John 8:31,32; John 20:31; Acts 20:32

The Fool's Boast

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Speaker: 
Jason Meyer
Date Given: 
May 16, 2015

To my shame, I must say, we were too weak for that! But whatever anyone else dares to boast of—I am speaking as a fool—I also dare to boast of that. Are they Hebrews? So am I. Are they Israelites? So am I. Are they offspring of Abraham? So am I. Are they servants of Christ? I am a better one—I am talking like a madman—with far greater labors, far more imprisonments, with countless beatings, and often near death. Five times I received at the hands of the Jews the forty lashes less one. Three times I was beaten with rods. Once I was stoned.

Waiting List ... An Opportunity to Trust God?

Published by: Pam Larson
April 7, 2015

Registration for the 2015 Women's Spring Conference is now full, but there is a waiting list if you would like to see if a space opens for you to attend. 

Add your name to the waiting list.

 

 

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On Religious Liberty

Published by: Sam Crabtree
January 21, 2015

“Religious liberty is the mother of all true freedoms.”
—Herschel Hobbs (cited by Al Mohler in Southern Seminary Magazine, Winter 2015)

“Religious liberty is not merely a political issue; it is a theological issue.”
—Al Mohler (ibid)

 

 

Pastor Sam Crabtree is Bethlehem's Pastor for Small Groups, North.

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Good Cheer

Published by: Sam Crabtree
January 2, 2015

A murmuring, grumbling, complaining spirit and true cheerfulness cannot simultaneously govern a heart. Which is governing will generally show in countenance and tone of voice. A mere look on the face or edge in the voice will betray it.

Forced cheerfulness does not spring up freely from a healthy heart. Genuine good cheer only rises from a heart truly at rest in God, satisfied with his promises and faithfulness to them.

God rest ye merry gentlemen and women, let nothing you dismay.

 

 

Pastor Sam Crabtree is Bethlehem's Pastor for Small Groups, North.

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Eve and Mary

Published by: Sam Crabtree
December 18, 2014

Eve and Mary are two women alike in many ways, yet very different in significant ways.

 

 

Pastor Sam Crabtree is Bethlehem's Pastor for Small Groups, North.

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Only Two Systems

Published by: Sam Crabtree
December 16, 2014

All the religious systems in the world, natural (manmade) or revealed, can be reduced to one of two descriptions: either “do,” or “done.”

 

 

Pastor Sam Crabtree is Bethlehem's Pastor for Small Groups, North.

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Sermon Discussion Questions: Encounter His Coming: No Longer Hidden

Published by: Jason Meyer
December 12, 2014

The following outline and discussion questions have been prepared to accompany the Advent sermon on December 13/14, “Encounter His Coming: No Longer Hidden” (Luke 8:42b–48). The questions can be used for discussion in small groups or for personal reflection.

Outline

Four Broad Brush Strokes in Our Story:

 

 

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Sermon Discussion Questions: Encounter His Coming: Undeniable

Published by: Jason Meyer
November 26, 2014

The following discussion questions have been prepared to accompany the Advent sermon on November 29/30, “Encounter His Coming: Undeniable” (Luke 5:17–26). The questions can be used for discussion in small groups or for personal reflection.

Outline

  1. Faith (v. 17–20a)
  2. Forgiveness (v. 20b)
  3. Fact-Finding (v. 21–26)

Main Point: Jesus’ coming makes an undeniable difference.

 

 

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Habit As an Indicator

Published by: Sam Crabtree
November 25, 2014

A sure indication of trust in God is whether one habitually complains or habitually praises.

 

 

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